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The River Conservancy District Act is intended to facilitate "unified control of a lake or of a river system or a portion thereof" with respect to recreational use, water supply, flood control, or pollution. A single River Conservancy District can occupy area in multiple counties.
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This list is a work in progress, and includes current and historic River Conservancy Districts. The number of River Conservancy Tax Districts in Illinois between 2004 and 2013 was 13 or 14, depending on the year (Illinois Department of Revenue Property Tax Statistics, Table 4: Number of Taxing Districts by Type 2004-2013).
Tax year...property taxing district maps in PDF format
Illinois Department of Revenue, Property Tax Division maps, available online in the Illinois State Library's electronic document repository Electronic Documents of Illinois
. Maps for each county show property taxing district boundaries (including River Conservancy Districts and other special districts). Years covered are 2005-2013.
Bay Creek Watershed Conservancy District
Pope and Pike Counties, IL
No website found, last known address: RR 3 BOX 207, Golconda, Illinois 62938
(for additional info, see "Watershed Work Plan, Bay Creek watershed, Johnson, Massac, and Pope Counties, Illinois"
Big Island River Conservancy District
Rock Island County, IL
2528 58th Avenue West
Milan, IL 61264
Phone: (309) 787-2795
Bonpas River Conservancy District
Richland and Wabash Counties, IL
Chain O'Lakes - Fox River Water Management Agency
Lake County, IL
Fox River Conservancy District
Kankakee River Conservancy District
Kankakee County, IL.
207 E River St
Momence, IL 60954
Phone (815) 472-3182
Kinkaid Reeds Creek Conservancy District
Jackson County, IL.
1763 Water Plant Rd
Murphysboro, Illinois 62966
Phone (618) 687-2951
Lake Marion River Conservancy District
Kane Country, IL
Lusk Creek River Conservancy District
Pope County, IL
PO BOX 504
Golconda, Illinois 62938
Marshall-Putnam River Conservancy District
Marshall and Putnam Counties, IL
13301 N. 950th Ave
Granville, IL 61326
North Fork Conservancy District
Crawford and White Counties, IL
Rend Lake Conservancy District (Benton, IL)
Franklin and Jefferson Counties, IL, established 1955.
Rend Lake Dam and Reservoir on the Big Muddy River Act, 70 ILCS 2115/
River Conservation District
Ogle County, IL
Saline Valley Conservancy District
Saline County, IL.
900 Dewey St
Eldorado, IL 62930
Phone: (618) 273-6222
Seven Mile Creek Basin River Conservancy District
White County, IL
Shawnee River Conservancy District
Wabash County, IL
Two Rivers River Conservancy District
Adams County, IL